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Former President of Economics Association, Goldin ’67, to give a sesquicentennial lecture on “A Grand Gender Convergence: Its Last Chapter”

Aug 27, 2014

On Thursday, October 23rd, Claudia Goldin ’67, will give a lecture on “A Grand Gender Convergence: Its Last Chapter”

Book on international development has site for online dialogue

Aug 01, 2014

A book on international development co-edited by a Cornell professor has spawned a website for continuing discussion.

Statisticians to honor census scientist John Abowd

Jun 17, 2014

John Abowd, the Edmund Ezra Day Professor of Economics, will receive the Roger Herriot Award from the American Statistical Association in August for his work with federal data.

Abowd honored for fresh approaches to statistical problems

Jun 13, 2014

Professor John Abowd will be recognized in August by statisticians from around the world for developing innovative approaches to solving statistical problems in federal data collection.

Cornell faculty share ideas on The Hill

Jun 09, 2014

Fourteen Cornell faculty members are contributing columns to The Hill, a widely read policy website in Washington, D.C. Several columns have already appeared, offering faculty an opportunity to influence government decision makers.

John Abowd gives the 2014 SOLE Presidential Address

Jun 05, 2014

John Abowd gave the Presidential Address “Where Have All the (Good) Jobs Gone?” at the 2014 conference of the Society of Labor Economists.

Seven new faculty members to join economics department

May 27, 2014

The universitywide Department of Economics will welcome seven new faculty members in the new academic year...

Economics focuses on undergraduate experience

May 08, 2014

The Department of Economics has hired an undergraduate student experience coordinator and created a new undergraduate economics lounge. The changes will improve connections between more than 500 undergraduate majors...

Finalists prep ideas for business contests

Mar 27, 2014

The Big Idea Competition and the new first Student Business of the Year award are part of this year’s Entrepreneurship@Cornell’s Celebration conference, April 10-11.